[amsat-bb] Re: Original 13 Colonies update

n3tl@bellsouth.net n3tl at bellsouth.net
Thu Jul 2 05:53:57 PDT 2009

Luc and all,

My apologies for not posting this sooner. Here is the full list of operators - NOTE that we only have 11 of the 13 colonies active. If there is ANYone in Connecticut or Delaware who can work some passes, please contact me off the BB. Thank you.

K2D-CT....NOT currently active on the satellites 
K2E-DE....NOT currently active on the satellites 
K2J-NC....ND9M, operating as K2T - See note below
K2T/Mobile-NC (Will count as a contact for North Carolina on Certificate)

I hope this is helpful to everyone.

73 to all,


-------------- Original message from Luc Leblanc <lucleblanc6 at videotron.ca>: -------------- 

> On 30 Jun 2009 at 12:32, n3tl at bellsouth.net wrote: 
> Hey everyone, 
> I've just heard from Gary, N2AUO, who is interested in activating Pennsylvania 
> on the satellites during the Original 13 Colonies special event this week. That gives us 10 of the Original 13 Colonies that will be 
> active on the satellites during this event! Thanks to Gary for 
> his interest in participating. 
> At the request of the event's organizer (Ken. KU2US), those of us active on the 
> satellites will be IDing with our own call sign/special event call. For example, I will be IDing as N3TL/K2G. I'll add that I'm the 
> station in Georgia for the special event, just to be clear. 
> Ken also has advised that he is adding a special satellite designator to the 
> certificates for those who earn them via satellite contacts. 
> Thanks to him for doing this. 
> For the latest information on the Original 13 Colonies Special Event, please go 
> to www.QRZ.com/ku2us. 
> The event begins at 1300 UTC July 1 and ends at 0359 UTC on July 5. 
> 73 to all, 
> Tim - N3TL 
> On the 2145Z AO-51 pass i was able to get theses one below those with their call 
> sign and heard those with a H 
> K2A-NY 
> K2B-VA 
> K2C-RI....N1RCN 
> K2D-CT 
> K2E-DE 
> K2F-MD...WA3SWJ 
> K2G-GA 
> K2H-MA....KB1PVH 
> K2I-NJ....W4MPS 
> K2J-NC 
> K2K-NH 
> K2L-SC...H... 
> K2M-PA 
> K2T/Mobile-NC (Will count as a contact for North Carolina on Certificate) 
> 30% on the first shot! did a list exist with the satellite operator call sign? 
> As a suggestion those available can post here which 
> satellite they will be listening and operate. 
> "-" 
> Luc Leblanc VE2DWE 
> Skype VE2DWE 
> www.qsl.net/ve2dwe 
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